Emily Thornberry

MP, Islington South and Finsbury

Islington South and Finsbury Labour

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How Emily Thornberry voted
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  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Source
  • Voted moderately against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
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Emily Thornberry hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Attorney General: Offences against Children 28 Oct 2014

    To ask the Attorney General, if he will place in the Library a table of Crown Prosecution Service child-abuse flagged (a) pre-charge decisions, (b) prosecutions and (c) convictions for each financial year since 2006-07.
  • Written Answers — Attorney General: Offences against Children 28 Oct 2014

    To ask the Attorney General, if he will place in the Library a list of the local authorities who have adopted the information-sharing protocol launched by the Crown Prosecution Service in January 2014.
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Human Trafficking 27 Oct 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many confiscation orders were imposed by the CPS on individuals convicted of offences related to human trafficking in each of the last five years; what the size of these orders was; and how much has been recovered under such orders.

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Labour MP for Islington South and Finsbury

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Attorney-General
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Justice
  • Attorney General
  • Crown Prosecution Service
  • Serious Fraud Office
  • Prosecutions
  • Alternatives to Prosecution
  • Fraud

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Attorney General

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Health) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Energy and Climate Change) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Member, Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee) (7 May 2008 to 27 Nov 2008)
  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (24 Oct 2006 to 18 Feb 2010)
  • Member, Draft Legal ServicesBill (Joint Committee) (3 Aug 2006 to 27 Apr 2007)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 27 Mar 2007)

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  • Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 261 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 65.77% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 23 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 163 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 27 Oct 2014.

4. Sponsorships
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP
(b) Name of donor: Leigh Day & Co solicitors
(b) Address of donor: Priory House, 25 St John’s Lane, London EC1M 4LB
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: The services of a legal research assistant to support me in my capacity as Shadow Attorney General for 5 days a week on a 6 month secondment from 16 September 2013 to 15 March 2014; value £14,500.
(b) Date of receipt: 16 September 2013
(b) Date of acceptance: 16 September 2013
(b) Donor status: limited liability partnership
(b) (Registered 28 January 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Browne Jacobson
(b) Address of donor: 6th floor, 77 Gracechurch St, London EC3V 0AS
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: The services of a legal research assistant to support me in my capacity as Shadow Attorney General for 1 day a week on a 4 month secondment from 5 March 2013 to 25 June 2013; value £3,312.78.
(b) Date of receipt: 5 March 2013
(b) Date of acceptance: 5 March 2013
(b) Donor status: limited liability partnership
(b) (Registered 28 January 2014)
8. Land and Property
Flat in Guildford, Surrey, from which rental income is received.
11. Miscellaneous
Non-practising barrister.

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